Tag Archives: San Francisco Giants

Posted on August 2, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine Johnny Cueto is officially done for the season, and he may be taking the San Francisco Giants’ playoff hopes with him. The club announced Wednesday night that Cueto will undergo Tommy John surgery on Thursday. The surgery will keep Cueto out for the rest of 2018 and […]

Posted on July 8, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The Texas Rangers and San Francisco Giants pulled off a rather unusual trade Sunday afternoon. The Rangers received veteran outfielder Austin Jackson, reliever Cory Gearrin, and pitching prospect Jason Bahr from the Giants. In return, San Francisco will receive either a player to be named later or […]

Posted on July 6, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The San Francisco Giants have endured a lot of injuries that have held them back this season. But things may finally be looking up in that department. Johnny Cueto, who was the best pitcher in baseball the first month of the season, made his long-awaited return from […]

Posted on June 20, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The San Francisco Giants just can’t seem to avoid injuries. Of course, they only have themselves to blame for their latest one. Closer Hunter Strickland was placed on the 10-day DL Tuesday night with a broken finger. He suffered the injury Monday night when he punched a […]

Posted on June 15, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The San Francisco Giants have suffered another setback on the injury front. On Thursday, third baseman Evan Longoria suffered a broken left hand after being hit by Marlins pitcher Dan Straily. At this point, it’s unclear what treatment will be appropriate or how much time Longoria will miss. […]

Posted on May 2, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine Johnny Cueto has undoubtedly been the best pitcher in baseball this season. Unfortunately for the San Francisco Giants, his brilliant season has been interrupted by injury for the second time. The Giants placed Cueto on the 10-day DL Tuesday because of inflammation in his elbow. He previously […]

Posted on April 30, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The Los Angeles Dodgers have scuffled throughout the entire month of April. On Sunday, those struggles prompted manager Dave Roberts to make a bold move. In the 5th inning of Sunday’s loss to the Giants, Roberts benched first baseman Cody Bellinger for what he called a lack […]

Posted on March 24, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine Less than a week before opening day, the San Francisco Giants have suffered their first loss of the season. Ace Madison Bumgarner will be out for an undetermined amount of time after breaking his left hand. Bumgarner suffered the injury Friday when he was struck by a […]

Posted on March 4, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine Despite winning three World Series titles in the last decade, the San Francisco Giants had a truly disastrous season in 2017. However, the Giants were one of the most aggressive teams during the offseason, making it obvious that they’re going all-in on the 2018 season. But will […]

Posted on January 23, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The San Francisco Giants appear to have completed the overhaul of their outfield. Monday night, the Giants agreed to sign Austin Jackson to a two-year contract worth $6 million. With incentives, Jackson can make up to $8.5 million over the next two seasons. The move comes on […]

Posted on January 15, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine For the second time this offseason, the San Francisco Giants have traded for an established major league all-star. According to multiple reports, the Giants have acquired outfielder Andrew McCutchen from the Pittsburgh Pirates. As part of the trade, the Pirates receive prospects Bryan Reynolds and Kyle Crick. […]

Posted on December 20, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine After making a concerted effort to land a marquee player this offseason, the San Francisco Giants have finally succeeded. On Wednesday, the Giants acquired third baseman Evan Longoria from the Tampa Bay Rays in a five-player trade. As part of the deal, the Rays will get Denard […]

Posted on December 16, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine The Texas Rangers continue to work hard this offseason rebuilding their starting rotation. Their most recent acquisition may be their best of the winter. Texas has acquired lefty Matt Moore from the San Francisco Giants in exchange for pitching prospects Israel Cruz and Sam Wolff, as well […]

Posted on December 3, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine The end of the Giancarlo Stanton trade saga may finally be in sight. The most recent reports surfacing Sunday afternoon indicate that the Miami Marlins have the framework of a deal in place with both the St. Louis Cardinals and San Francisco Giants. Those two teams appear […]

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